EIN 04-2103634

Tufts University

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Tufts University is a student-centered research university dedicated to the creation and application of knowledge. They are committed to providing transformative experiences for students and faculty in an inclusive and collaborative environment.
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Program areas at Tufts University

Instruction - during the 2021-2022 academic year, the following degrees were conferred: 1,479 undergraduate, 1,499 graduate, 564 professional and 204 certificate.
Auxiliary enterprises - activities primarily consist of services for students, including student housing, dining services and health services. During the 2022 fiscal year there were 56 residence halls housing 4,009 students. Approximately 5,202 meal plans were sold to students each semester.
Research -there were 1,266 government and 714 non-government grants active in fiscal year 2022. Sponsored research at Tufts was performed in the medical, dental, and veterinary schools as well as in the basic science departments of arts science engineering. Research is also being performed at the usda human nutrition research center on aging. Also, clinical and other research activities include 29 clinics that are operated by the dental and veterinary schools to train students and support their research. Other educational activities include, among others, veterinary school newsletters and continuing education programs for health school professionals.

Grants made by Tufts University

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Tufts Medical Center ParentSubcontract Grant Award$8,368,430
Jsi Research and Training InstituteSubcontract Grant Award$1,255,544
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)Subcontract Grant Award$1,080,535
...and 134 more grants made totalling $24,696,188

Who funds Tufts University

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift FundFor Grant Recipient's Exempt Purposes$7,495,318
OneWorld BostonHealth Research and Programs$3,129,584
The Jonathan M Tisch Family FoundationTo Further Educational, Religious, Medical, Cultural, Societal and Environmental Causes.$2,350,000
...and 461 more grants received totalling $54,183,927
Federal funding details
Federal agencyProgram nameAmount
Department of EducationFEDERAL DIRECT STUDENT LOAN$191,642,982
Department of Health and Human ServicesALLERGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASES RESEARCH$19,534,555
U. S. Agency for International DevelopmentUSAID FOREIGN ASSISTANCE FOR PROGRAMS OVERSEAS$12,945,692
...and 365 more federal grants / contracts

Personnel at Tufts University

James M HurleyVice President Finance Treasurer$456,852
Christopher M SedoreVice President - Information Technology , Chief Information Officer$443,985
Marty RayChief of Staff and Assistant Secretary
Barbara SteinVice President Operations$336,780
Jean E AyersInterim Vice President - Communications Marketing$196,756
...and 36 more key personnel

Financials for Tufts University

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$356,701,854
Program services$902,959,538
Investment income and dividends$21,216,508
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$371,405
Net rental income$-53,639
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$152,087,009
Net income from fundraising events$-139,503
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,433,143,172

Form 990s for Tufts University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-05-11990View PDF
2020-062021-05-20990View PDF
2019-062021-02-09990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-09-12990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s

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Data update history
May 16, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 7 new personnel
May 10, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 4 new vendors, including , , , and
May 5, 2023
Received grants
Identified 1 new grant, including a grant for $61,290 from Washington University in St. Louis (Wash. U)
March 1, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
December 1, 2022
Posted financials
Added Form 990N for fiscal year 2022
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General information
169 Holland St Attn Tax Dept
Somerville, MA 02144
Metro area
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH
Middlesex County, MA
Website URL
(617) 628-5000
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Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B43: University or Technological Institute
NAICS code, primary
611310: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
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